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Chiwere (‘belonging to this place,’ the home people’. A term employed by J. O. Dorsey to designate a group of Siouan tribes, including the Oto, Iowa and Missouri, for information regarding which, see under their respective names.

For Further Study

The following articles and manuscripts will shed additional light on the Chiwere as both an ethnological study, and as a people. Consult also


MLA Source Citation:

Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 25 August 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/chiwere-tribe.htm
- Last updated on Mar 4th, 2012

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